Kelly Nicolello has completed a career in fire protection with the United States Air Force, and completed a career with the Alaska Department of Public Safety, where he held most every position in the Division of Fire and Life Safety. Kelly Nicolello was appointed to the position of Alaska State Fire Marshal on September 10, 2012. May 1, 2015 he retired and took a position with UL as a Senior Regulatory Engineer. Kelly Nicolello has an Associate Degree in Fire Science from the Community College of the Air Force and an Associate Degree in Occupational Education from Vernon Regional Jr College in Texas. He sits on the International Code Conference’s Fire Service Membership Committee representing NASFM, is a past member of the ICC Fire Code Action Committee and he serves as a member of NFPA 1 Fire Code Technical Committee.